Articles Tagged ‘Washington’

Meatless in Seattle: Man Caught With 90 Pounds of Sheep Meat in Luggage

Meatless in Seattle: Man Caught With 90 Pounds of Sheep Meat in Luggage June 8, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
In the past we’ve reported several stories of smuggling: using diapers to smuggle cocaine, a monk smuggling a nun’s bones, and someone trying to get 95 live boa constrictors on a plane. While this story isn’t exactly smuggling (the passenger did declare he was carrying meat) it’s...

Olsen Twin’s Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Olsen Twin’s Plane Makes Emergency Landing May 18, 2010 | Celebrity Travel, Travel News | Read More
United Airlines Flight 27, carrying Ashley Olsen and 111 other passengers who weren’t child stars on TV’s “Full House” on Sunday night, was scheduled to fly from New York to Los Angeles, but a cockpit fire forced the pilots to make a blind emergency landing at Dulles International...

Travel Like a Local: Wine in NYC, Massages in Thailand, Graveyard Tourism in Lyon

Travel Like a Local: Wine in NYC, Massages in Thailand, Graveyard Tourism in Lyon May 14, 2010 | Local Insight | Read More
Are you a morbid traveler? Wanna know what a Tonga is, other than a kitschy bar in the Bay Area? Looking for some Kosher wine tonight? Don’t worry, our Local Experts around the world have got you covered, from Lyon to New Delhi and beyond. Local Expert Emma in Lyon Captivating, creepy or a just...

Smithsonian Lets QVC Sell Hope Diamond (Replicas)

Smithsonian Lets QVC Sell Hope Diamond (Replicas) April 14, 2010 | Travel News, Washington DC | Read More
The world’s largest museum complex and research organization and one of the world’s largest multimedia retailers have joined forces at last.  Last week, the Smithsonian Institution and the QVC home shopping network announced a licensing agreement to make and sell a line of jewelry modeled...